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From The Future: "The Collapse Of Western Civilization"

Try to imagine the Earth we're leaving for future generations.  What might things look like in the 24th century?

Credit Columbia University Press

Naomi Oreskes and Erik Conway, both historians of science, take a stab at this question in their book The Collapse of Western Civilization.

The book looks BACK at our time from the year 2393.  The map of New York City alone might give you chills.  The authors join us.  
 

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